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1960s, Famous names, Midcentury, USA

On the market: Elvis Presley’s midcentury honeymoon retreat in Palm Springs, California, USA

Elvis Presley's midcentury honeymoon retreat in Palm Springs, California, USA
Elvis Presley’s midcentury honeymoon retreat in Palm Springs, California, USA

How do you fancy living out your Elvis fantasy? Well, if you have the cash, Elvis Presley’s midcentury honeymoon retreat in Palm Springs, California, USA has just gone up for sale. Read more

1960s, Famous names, Midcentury, United Kingdom

Francis Bacon’s house for sale: 1960s four-bedroomed house in Chieveley, Newbury, Berkshire (updated)

1960s four-bedroomed house in Chieveley, Newbury, Berkshire
1960s four-bedroomed house in Chieveley, Newbury, Berkshire

We first saw this back in early 2011 and expected it to sell in no time at all. But 18 months on and this 1960s four-bedroomed house in Chieveley, Newbury, Berkshire is still for sale, despite being comissioned by an iconic British artist. Read more

Famous names, Period, Property at auction, United Kingdom

Up for auction: Three-storey property in Stanhope Gardens, Highgate, London N6 – the house where Pink Floyd was formed

Three-storey property in Stanhope Gardens, Highgate, London N6 - the house where Pink Floyd was formed
Three-storey property in Stanhope Gardens, Highgate, London N6 – the house where Pink Floyd was formed

Huge thanks to @rocking_bob for pointing out that a house of significant musical interest is about to go under the hammer. That house is 39 Stanhope Gardens, Highgate, London N6 – the house where (The) Pink Floyd was formed and where the band lived in their early years. Read more

Famous names, Period, United Kingdom

On the market: Cotchford Farm – the last home of Brian Jones in Hartfield, East Sussex

Cotchford Farm - the last home of Brian Jones in Hartfield, East Sussex
Cotchford Farm - the last home of Brian Jones in Hartfield, East Sussex

To be honest, we might have skipped this place ordinarily. But when we heard that Cotchford Farm in Hartfield, East Sussex was the last home of Brian Jones, as well as the home of A.A Milne, we suddenly got interested. Read more